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In EnglishModismoAs in...
To come out well'He came out well in (passed) his exam.'
To come out badly'He did not come out well on (pass) his exam.'
Rightly so'He took it away from her, and rightly so.'
To go ahead with'He goes ahead with his work.'
Just now; for the present'I don't need any more just now.'
To make one's way'He made his way through the crowd.'
To turn out to be'He turned out to be a conservative.'
To be in the right'He's in the right.'
To be up to date on'He's up to date on the situation.'
To drive wild; to unhinge.'It dives me wild.'
To go for a walk'Let's go for a walk.'
To come out ahead; to win; to come out on top'I followed his advice and came out ahead.'
In the long run'In the long run, it will be better to go slowly.'
To take for granted; to regard as settled'He took it for granted that they would go.'
To hold (control) one's tongue'Rather than argue, he held his tongue.'
Without questionWithout question she is the prettiest.
At last'At last he arrived.'
To side with'He always used to side with my brother.'
Fast'He is always going very fast.'
All over'They were seen all over.'
To have on; to be wearing'He has on an overcoat.'
In EnglishModismoAs in...
To notice'He did not notice that Adriana had left.'
Through'He was talking to us through a screen.'
To make way'They made way and he went in.'
To be about'The novel is about the indians.'
In the middle of'He fell down in the middle of the street.'
To have on one...'I don't have any money on me.'
To not mince one's words, to be blunt and direct'He is very outspoken.'
To come out ahead; to win; to come out on top'He came out on top.'
To be in a hurry'I'm in a hurry.'
To have dealings with'I have no dealings with the rich.'
Along'They were searching along the river.'
To take aside'He took him aside.'
To agree to'They have agreed to meet in the square.'
To be in effect'The law is in effect.'
At every turn'Something new could be seen at every turn.'
To keep'She ended up keeping the car.'
To be a question (matter) of; to involve'It's a question of (It's a matter of, It involves) a misunderstanding.'
To associate with each other'They don't associate with each other.'
To be in the same boat'Don't complain. We're all in the same boat.'
To have on the tip of one's tongue'I have it on the tip of my tongue.'
To cost a lot'It cost me a lot.'
In EnglishModismoAs in...
To put into effect'They put several restrictions into effect.'
To get one's own way'Each time he gets his own way.'
To turn something overHe turns is over.
In the distance'In the distance, the plane could be seen.'
After a while'After a while he returned.'
To toss and turn'I was tossing and turning in bad.'
To walk around'He walks around the block.'
Throughout'Throughout the years he has become famous.'
At all cost; at any risk'I'll get it at all costs.'
From now on'You'll listen to me from now on.'
Nowhere; not... anywhere'It couldn't be found anywhere.'
To retrace one's steps'We retraced our steps.'
Half...'He left the door half closed.'
Out of the way'He got her out of the way.'
In great haste'She left the shop in great haste.'
To be understood'It is understood that we will get paid every two weeks.'
From far away'They come from far away.'
To be right'She's not right.'
Step by step'He guided us through the jungle step by step.'

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